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Mead beats University and Shadle Park tops North Central in Greater Spokane League football action on Thursday night.

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Pick 6: These guys are playing it safe

SR Story | We didn’t have any differences last week and, as it turned out, there are none this week. I’m the one with a two-game lead so if Sam Adams wants to cut into my lead he will have to be the one to pick an upset …

Lake City new poll leader

SR Story | The biggest high school football game in the region resulted in another change at the top of the NWPrepsNow Power Rankings. Lake City knocked off previously top-ranked Coeur d’Alene 45-42 in a wild overtime game Friday. That vaulted the Timberwolves (7-1) into first in the …

West Valley defeats Cheney 17-13

SR Story | West Valley loves homecoming games. The Eagles won their own homecoming last month, then threw a damper on Moscow’s. Friday night, they spoiled Cheney’s celebration with a hard-fought 17-14 Great Northern League win and drank in the postgame fireworks as a reward.

East Valley stuns Bantams

SR Story | Connor Ramm hauled in a 16-yard touchdown pass from Dante Clayton late in the fourth quarter and East Valley stunned Clarkston 27-23 in a Great Northern League game Friday night at East Valley. The Knights (2-5, 1-2) entered the game on a five-game losing skid …

Game capsules

Shadle Park 56, North Central 6
Shadle Park scored early and often en route to a …
Mead 21, University 13
By Greg Lee, NWPrepsNow.com –––- The Mead football team has …
Springdale 46, Kettle Falls 26
Jacob Morrell led a strong Springdale rushing attack as the …
Mt. Spokane 33, North Central 7
By Josh Ouellette, NWPrepsNow.com –––- Mt. Spokane survived two early …
Ferris 16, Mead 7
By Vince Grippi, NWPrepsNow.com –––- For most of Friday night’s …
Colville 57, Newport 0
Colton Vining rushed for 114 yards and a touchdown, and …
Lind-Ritzville/Sprague 7, Reardan 6
Andrew Witt scored Lind-Ritzville/Sprague’s only touchdown, and the Bronco’s defense …
Deer Park 42, Chewelah 6
Theron Taylor rushed for 170 yards and two touchdowns on …

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Volleyball: Central Valley improves to 8-0 in GSL

SR Story | Keann White had seven kills and Sasha Montgomery added eight digs and two aces Thursday as Central Valley improved to 8-0 in Greater Spokane League volleyball with a 3-0 win at Ferris. Jade Rockwood accounted for a game-high 27 assists for the Bears, who will …

Mead, CV set up showdown for GSL soccer title

SR Story | Kaylyn Thompson scored in the 70th minute to lift Mead to a 2-1 victory over Mt. Spokane in Greater Spokane League girls soccer at Mt. Spokane on Wednesday. Clair Neder also scored for the Panthers.

Prep’s Harrington headed to Carroll

SR Story | Oona Harrington, a third Gonzaga Prep girls basketball standout, has given an oral commitment. Harrington is headed to Carroll College in Helena. The 6-foot forward chose Carroll over Lewis-Clark State College, Whitman and Concordia of Portland.

Prep roundup: Gonzaga Prep volleyball outlasts Mead

SR Story | Tess Beschel finished with 46 assists Tuesday as Gonzaga Prep outlasted Mead 25-22, 18-25, 27-25, 17-25, 15-9 in Greater Spokane League volleyball at Mead. The Bullpups improved to 4-1 in league and tied with Lewis and Clark for third place, one behind University and Central …

Game capsules

Lewiston def. Lake City
Lewiston defeated Lake City in three straight sets (25-17, 25-23, …
Timberlake def. Priest River
Shea Dretke tallied 10 kills, four block, and six digs …
Chewelah def. Deer Park
Jayden Rainer and Kaitlin Krouse each recorded 11 kills as …
Lakeside (WA) def. Riverside
Jessica Schmautz tallied 25 kills and 12 digs leading Lakeside …
Colville def. Newport
Gabby Broden led Colville to a quick 3-0 victory (25-18, …
Colton def. Touchet
Zoe Moser tallied 18 kills, five aces, and 18 digs …
Almira/Coulee-Hartline def. Wellpinit
Berlyn Hunt and Sophie Matthewson each tallied seven kills as …
Republic def. Curlew
Haley McRay delivered a game-high 38 assists to lead Republic …

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Roundup: Coeur d’Alene girls dominate regional cross country

SR Story | Led by senior Josie Brown, the two-time defending 5A champion Coeur d’Alene girls earned a return trip to state with a dominating win Thursday at the 5A Region I cross country meet in Sandpoint. The Vikings finished with 16 team points. Lewiston (55) was second, …

Prep roundup: CdA girls soccer earns state berth

SR Story | Sarah Lambert scored in the 83rd minute and the Coeur d’Alene girls soccer team earned a spot in the state tournament with a 2-1 overtime win over Timberline in a 5A play-in match Saturday in Lewiston. Lambert scored the Vikings’ only goal in regulation. Coeur …

GSL girls soccer: Early goal holds up for Mt. Spokane

SR Story | It’s a rivalry that defies classification: 4A or 3A … none of that mattered Wednesday afternoon, as University and Mt. Spokane brought their “A” game to a crucial Greater Spokane League girls soccer match. The biting wind at Mt. Spokane High School only made the …

Lake City's Camryn Wendlandt rises to head the ball in 3-0 regional title victory over Coeur d'Alene. (Kathy Plonka)

Lake City girls soccer blanks CdA for 5A region title

SR Story | The seniors on the Lake City girls soccer team have some unfinished work. Two years ago, seven of the team’s eight seniors were instrumental in the Timberwolves’ state championship. Last year, though, Lake City fell in a state opener to eventual winner Boise.

Prep roundup: Gonzaga Prep volleyball outlasts Mead

SR Story | Tess Beschel finished with 46 assists Tuesday as Gonzaga Prep outlasted Mead 25-22, 18-25, 27-25, 17-25, 15-9 in Greater Spokane League volleyball at Mead. The Bullpups improved to 4-1 in league and tied with Lewis and Clark for third place, one behind University and Central …

CV girls soccer continues upward trend with win over LC

SR Story | Finally, the Central Valley girls soccer players can relax – a little. Battling through an opening-day loss, some key injuries and a challenging schedule, the Bears finally got to exhale Wednesday afternoon after a 3-1 win over Lewis and Clark at Hart Field.

Injuries result in Rogers ending varsity girls soccer season

SR Story | A shortage of healthy players has forced Rogers High School to forfeit the rest of its varsity girls soccer matches, the Greater Spokane League announced Thursday. Down to 12 fit players, the Pirates will play a junior varsity schedule beginning Friday, according to Butch Walter, …

Game capsules

Newport 3, Colville 0
Ashley Behrens netted two leading Newport to a 3-0 win …
West Valley 3, Cheney 0
After a scoreless first half for both teams, West Valley …
Lakeside (WA) 5, Riverside 0
Callie Best delivered a hat trick and an assist to …
Timberlake 4, Bliss 2
Shelby Starr scored a pair of goals as Timberlake defeated …
Coeur d’Alene Charter 1, Sugar-Salem 0
At Twin Falls, Katie Baxter netted a corner kick in …
Lake City 3, Eagle 2
The Lake City girls soccer team survived a red card, …
Sandpoint 2, Twin Falls 0
The Sandpoint Bulldogs shut out the Twin Falls Bruins 2-0 …
Rocky Mountain 3, Coeur d’Alene 0
Lily Schlake scored two goals and Raimee Sherle added another …

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Roundup: Coeur d’Alene girls dominate regional cross country

SR Story | Led by senior Josie Brown, the two-time defending 5A champion Coeur d’Alene girls earned a return trip to state with a dominating win Thursday at the 5A Region I cross country meet in Sandpoint. The Vikings finished with 16 team points. Lewiston (55) was second, …

North Central wins GSL cross-country crown

SR Story | The long-awaited showdown between two of the top runners in the nation was put on hold again Wednesday. North Central, the eight-time defending State 3A boys champion, lined up without defending individual state champ Tanner Anderson with the Greater Spokane League championship up for grabs.

West Valley High School runner Skylar Ovnicek warms up for training laps at Plantes Ferry Park in Spokane Valley on Tuesday. (Jesse Tinsley)

Eagles’s lead runner Skylar Ovnicek keeps eye on districts

SR Story | There are only a few miles left in Skylar Ovnicek’s high school cross country career, and the West Valley senior is ready for them. More importantly, he’s ready to share them. West Valley clinched the boys Great Northern League cross country regular season championship last …

CV girls soccer continues upward trend with win over LC

SR Story | Finally, the Central Valley girls soccer players can relax – a little. Battling through an opening-day loss, some key injuries and a challenging schedule, the Bears finally got to exhale Wednesday afternoon after a 3-1 win over Lewis and Clark at Hart Field.

Prep roundup: Coeur d’Alene girls, boys win Can-Am cross country

SR Story | The Coeur d’Alene girls and boys cross country teams won titles Saturday at the Can-Am Invitational in Kettle Falls. West Valley, however, had the top male and female finishers. The Eagles’ Skylar Ovnicek won the boys race after completing the 5,000-meter course in 16 minutes, …

Trio works wonders for U-Hi boys cross country

SR Story | Enough of this Three Musketeers “all for one, one for all” stuff. “We hang in for the first 2 miles and in the last mile it’s every man for himself,” University cross country runner Patrick Miranne said, talking strategy about the three-runner cluster that has …

Game capsules

3A District I
At Spirit Lake, Timberlake’s boys and girls teams placed first …
5A Region I
At Sandpoint, Lake City’s boys team and Coeur d’Alene’s girls …
4A Region I
At Sandpoint, Sandpoint’s boys and girls team placed first in …
Deer Park/Medical Lake
At Deer Park, Medical Lake’s boys and girls teams swept …
Lakeside (WA)/Riverside
At Riverside, the Rams’ boys team won their meet against …
Mead Rogers Lewis and Clark, Ferris
At Mead, the Panthers’ boys team swept Rogers, Ferris, and …
Mt. Spokane Shadle University, North Central
At Siemers Farm at Greenbluff, North Central’s boys team swept …
Gonzaga Prep, Central Valley
At Finch Arboretum, Central Valley’s boys and girls teams swept …

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Game capsules

Centennial 2, Lake City 1
Centennial defeated Lake City 2-1 in a State 5A tournament …
Wendell 5, Bonners Ferry 0
Diego Coronado recorded a hat trick as Wendell shut out …
Jerome 1, Moscow 0
Enrique Sandoval scored the only goal of the match to …
St. George’s 7, Valley Christian 0
Collin Cremers recorded a hat trick, leading host St. George’s …
St. George’s 1, Waitsburg-Prescott 0
Collin Cremers made a penalty kick goal, then turned and …
St. George’s 10, Northport 0
Michael Thew had two goals and Collin Cremers had a …
Bonners Ferry 2, Timberlake 1
Bonners Ferry defeated Timberlake in a shootout, scoring four penalty …
Moscow 2, Sandpoint 0
Alec Martin’s brace sent Moscow to state as the Bears …

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Game capsules

Central Valley 15, University 2
Shayla Vegas went 3 for 3, belting two home runs …
University 13, Shadle Park 3
Lexi Ivankovich improved her record to 20-1 and went 4-4 …
Central Valley 15, North Central 5
Celynna Cobb went 3 for 4, hitting a grand slam, …
North Central 9, Mead 7
North Central scored four runs in the second and fourth …
Shadle Park 14, Lewis and Clark 12
Jaya Allen hit a 2-run home run and Shadle Park …
Mead 13, East Valley 3
At east Valley, Erin Kautzman hit a grand slam and …
University 13, North Central 11
At University, Natasha Nelson hit three doubles, driving in two …
Rogers 12, Shadle Park 7
Kalina Quilt went 4 for 4, hitting a double and …
Football »
Mead keeps turnovers in check in win over U-Hi
Pick 6: These guys are playing it safe
Lake City new poll leader
Greg Lee: Phenomenal Lake City-Coeur d’Alene game set ups Idaho postseason push
Lake City picks off defending state champ Coeur d’Alene
Volleyball »
Volleyball: Central Valley improves to 8-0 in GSL
Mead, CV set up showdown for GSL soccer title
Prep roundup: U-Hi edges Mt. Spokane to stay tied for first in GSL volleyball
Coeur d’Alene knocks off two-time defending state champion Lewiston
Prep’s Harrington headed to Carroll
Girls soccer »
Defending state champ Sandpoint opens 4A soccer with win
Roundup: Coeur d’Alene girls dominate regional cross country
Prep roundup: CdA girls soccer earns state berth
GSL girls soccer: Early goal holds up for Mt. Spokane
Lake City girls soccer blanks CdA for 5A region title
Cross country »
Roundup: Coeur d’Alene girls dominate regional cross country
North Central wins GSL cross-country crown
Prep Roundup: Mt. Spokane sweeps Gonzaga Prep, Rogers in cross country
Eagles’s lead runner Skylar Ovnicek keeps eye on districts
CV girls soccer continues upward trend with win over LC
Slowpitch softball »
Fall sports all-league teams
Boys basketball »
Trio works wonders for U-Hi boys cross country
Notebook: Ex-Panther Chandler Rogers rules in Oklahoma
CdA star Idaho 5A Player of Year
Dragon slayers
State 3A/1A: Piper lifts Rainier Beach boys to title
Baseball »
West Valley names baseball field in honor of Jack Spring
Mt. Spokane gets blanked, elminated by Yakima
Northstars win 4th of July Wood Bat Classic
State 3A baseball: Mt. Spokane claws way to third place
Straughan pitches, hits Colton to title
Fastpitch softball »
Senior Hannah Wesselman powers U-Hi to state
Softball: University, Shadle Park make state; 4A teams stay home
Softball: Shadle Park holds off Southridge in 3A regional
Softball notes: Jordyn Soliday finds her place with Cardinals
Softball: Lakeside edges Riverside for District 7 1A title
Girls basketball »
G-Prep star Laura Stockton gives oral commitment to play basketball at Gonzaga
Mead’s Sue Winger, Coreen Labish pick colleges
Lewis and Clark turns to George Pfeifer to run girls basketball team
Central Valley’s Madison Hovren will play basketball at Army
G-Prep’s Otiona Gildon commits to Oregon
Wrestling »
Faced with battle, Meyer tastes victory
Ex-LC wrestling coach Phil Pomeroy dies
Wrestler Orndorff trys to pin down his future
Amazing winter for area teams
Post Falls battles to third straight trophy
Spring boys soccer »
Shootout win sends Ferris to semis
Young CV Bears, led by three seniors, suffer tough loss at state
Blackhawks survive Greyhounds, claim District 7 2A soccer title
CV tops Ferris in boys soccer to claim District 4A title
Boys soccer teams work toward season
Track and field »
Kopcynski, Allred pick up state victories
State 1A/2B/1B boys track: Medical Lake surges in 3,200 to capture 1A title
State 1A/2B/1B girls track: Colfax girls roll to 2B title
No records, but more gold for pair at small-schools track
Colfax’s Cai wins girls State 2B pole vault
Gymnastics »
Schlosser tops in floor ex
Mead gymnasts lower state expectations
Schlosser leads Mead gymnasts to regional crown
CBBN replaces GSL as biggest
Mead holds off Mt. Spokane in four-way meet
Boys tennis »
Kyle Fager, Courtney Provan win District 8 4A tennis singles titles
Inland Empire tennis tourney here
Tennis: LC’s Luke Brittan looks for perfect spot on court
Girls tennis »
Kyle Fager, Courtney Provan win District 8 4A tennis singles titles
Inland Empire tennis tourney here
Tennis notes: Ferris picks up star player out of the blue
Tennis: LC’s Luke Brittan looks for perfect spot on court
Boys golf »
Lakeland’s Derek Bayley makes U.S. Open bid
Lakeland’s Bayley drives toward good finish
Girls golf »
Lakeland’s Derek Bayley makes U.S. Open bid